Entries by Karen Jeal

GUEST POST: Talking the Walk

By Romane Toutain The concept is as simple as ‘Bonjour’. Discover all you need to know about the history of Gravesend with this interactive handset!! The staff at the Information Centre will give you a map. Then all you have to do is follow the map and at the same time you will have to press the corresponding button to know […]

Pocahontas 400

Next year marks the 400th anniversary of Pocahontas death and burial in Gravesend. As a result of this we launched our programme of events on board the MV Balmoral on the 20th June. We were joined on the ship by groups of dignitaries and special guests including Sir Bob Worcester who is our patron for the […]

New Website

After months of hard work our new website has finally been launched. New name, new look and new feel! Whilst it is now live it is still work in progress and some pages will develop as we go along. We would love your feedback so please share your comments and thoughts with us!

Ultimate guide to summer

There’s so much going on this summer in Gravesend. Here’s some of our top highlights. #1 Take a walk on the prom Going to the promenade is really great for children to run around and entertain themselves. Near the promenade you can see the statue of General Gordon in the Riverside Leisure Area. And it’s completely free. #2 […]